Help the Economy: Start a Fire

Help the Economy: Start a Fire

by Jonathan Thompson of The High Country News Now that wildfire season is (already) upon us, some old-timer will surely start reminiscing about the days when “work fires” were common; when, on hot summer days, locals set forest fires in the hope that they and their buddies would get jobs on the federally-funded fire crews.… Continue Reading

Safe Site Tough Shed Arrives to Gold Hill

Safe Site Tough Shed Arrives to Gold Hill

From the beginning of the Fourmile Canyon Fire in 2010, mountain communities began rallying together with the intention of helping our friends and neighbors.  As homes in Gold Hill were evacuated, town officials in Nederland scrambled to provide the much-needed services to those residents in desperate need of information who found themselves without a place… Continue Reading

More Seniors Eligible for Food and Heating Cost Assistance

More Seniors Eligible for Food and Heating Cost Assistance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2012  Contact: Jim Williams, 303-441-1260 More Boulder County seniors may be eligible for food, heating cost assistance Eligibility expansions now in effect Boulder County, Colo. – Boulder County seniors age 60 and older who may not have previously qualified for help with food and heating costs may now be eligible for assistance.… Continue Reading

Basic Life Support (BLS) and First Aid Class for Gold Hill Residents

Basic Life Support (BLS) and First Aid Class for Gold Hill Residents

As a part of our local community preparedness initiative, Solutions for Occupational Safety (SOS), Lafayette, Colorado, is offering American Heart Association approved classes in Basic Life Support (BLS) and First Aid to the Gold Hill community. These classes are each 3 ½ hours long and the cost is $35 for a single class or $65… Continue Reading

Kim and Jake’s Cakes

Kim and Jake’s Cakes

We want to thank Kim and Jake’s Cakes for the tremendous support to our efforts. They have sponsored several of our events with their delicious offering. Their local shop provides some of the best cup cakes in Boulder, CO. Please visit them at 641 S. Broadway Boulder, CO 80305 (next door to Neptune Mountaineering). Their… Continue Reading

Fire Survivor Spring Gathering

Fire Survivor Spring Gathering

Greetings Fellow Fourmile and Lower North Fork Fire Survivors: Please consider attending a gathering for people who lost their homes in the Fourmile and Lower North Fork fires. It’s taking place on Friday, April 13th, in beautiful Chautauqua Park, here in the foothills of Boulder. Chautauqua is generously donating the historic Community House for our… Continue Reading

Discount Program

Discount Program

As summer approaches, we are ramping up our Fourmile Fire discount program. To learn about current offerings, please go under Resources – Discounts. To stay informed about upcoming participant merchants, please like our Boulder Mountain Resources Facebook page. Continue Reading

Vote for The Climb

The Climb has an opportunity to win a $5,000 grant. The GOODmaker + Brookside Foods “Give Back” Challenge! The submission that gets the most votes will receive a $5,000 grant to implement their programs and services that give back to the community. Please support us. Continue Reading